Lessons learned from clinical trials in acute heart failure: phase 3 drug trials.


Journal Article (Review)

Phase 3 clinical trials in acute heart failure are conducted to allow safety and efficacy data to be collected for the evaluation of treatment strategies, including drugs, devices, diagnostics, or nonpharmacological interventions. There are several important features regarding the conduct of phase 3 clinical trials in acute heart failure. This article describes in detail these important aspects of conducting phase 3 clinical trials in an acute heart failure population.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • O'Connor, CM; Fiuzat, M

Published Date

  • October 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 451 - 456

PubMed ID

  • 21925428

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21925428

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1551-7136

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.hfc.2011.06.013


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States